9th August 2007
Here's the sleeve art for 2 Entertain's new
Count Dracula DVD, due on September the 3rd.
6th August 2007
Home Entertainment will release the fifth series of
Spooks on DVD on September the 10th.
The five-disc set will offer the ten
episodes in anamorphic 16:9 format, with Dolby Digital 5.1 audio.
The set's bonus features are A Guide To
Series 5 interviews; commentary tracks on the final two episodes
(culminating with the Divine Earth plot to flood London by sabotaging the
Thames Barrier); a sneak preview of series six, Miranda's Video Diary;
and series five trailers.
The press release suggests that the bonus
materials total about twenty minutes. RRP for the set is £39.99.
Entertainment will release the latest film adaptation of Macbeth, a
modern-day version from Romper Stomper director Geoffrey Wright, on
DVD on September the 10th.
This version of Shakespeare's story is set
in the Melbourne crime underworld, and features "a stunning cast of young
The press release says "Alongside the
release of the DVD will be a companion book, with insightful new
commentary and annotation of the original text", but it's unclear whether
that means that the book will be sold separately, or is bundled with the
movie. No technical details were announced, and there was no mention of
any bonus features.
The RRP is £15.99.
The DVD release of Kenneth Branagh's
here, has been given to HMV as an exclusive.
BBC Audiobooks has formally announced the
release of Doctor Who... At The BBC - The Tenth Doctor, a two-disc
set to be released on September the 3rd.
Here's the press release...
Published by BBC Audiobooks on 3 September
Price £13.99, 2 hours on 2 CDs
CD ISBN: 9781405676939
Download £9.00 ISBN: 9781405679688
Elisabeth Sladen presents a fascinating
collection of interviews and behind-the-scenes features from the hit BBC
One series starring David Tennant
The actress behind the much-loved Sarah
Jane Smith is your guide through this exciting, surprising and often funny
mix of radio and TV features, all based around the worlds of contemporary
Travel behind the scenes in the company of
David Tennant, Billie Piper, Freema Agyeman, Catherine Tate, Sarah Parish,
Jessica Hynes, Thomas Sangster and many other stars of Series Two and
Learn more about how Doctor Who is
made from Russell T Davies, Susie Liggat and Edward Thomas Ė and eavesdrop
on an unusual phone call to executive producer Julie Gardner!
Along the way youíll enjoy many fascinating
Doctor Who-related features and interviews from Blue Peter,
Breakfast, Friday Night With Jonathan Ross, Front Row
and Jo Whiley Meets Doctor Who, plus a whole host of extracts from
BBC Radio Walesís very own Doctor Who - Back in Time series!
With comedy sketches from the Dead
Ringers and Iím Sorry I Havenít a Clue teams thrown in, and a
bonus peek at the Christmas episode of The Sarah Jane Adventures,
this exclusive CD is guaranteed to provide two hours of enjoyment for
Doctor Who fans young, old and in between!
Doctor Who at the BBC: The Tenth Doctor
will be available from all good bookshops, online at www.bbcshop.com
or by BBC Audiobooks direct mail on 0800 136 919.
This title will be available to purchase as
a download from digital retailers such as Audible, Audioville, Audio-Read,
Overdrive, Mediabay, iTunes, 7 Digital, Simply Audiobooks, Spoken Network,
TuneTribe and Plays on the Net.
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